Sunday, October 17, 2021

Breaches and Incidents

Cybersecurity Firm Qualys Confirms Unauthorized Access to Data Using Accellion hacks

Enterprise cloud security firm Qualys has become the latest victim to join a long list of entities to have suffered a data breach after zero-day vulnerabilities in its Accellion File Transfer Appliance (FTA) server were exploited to steal sensitive business documents.Qualys...

Cashalo users Data of 3.3 million sold on the dark web: NPC

Sensitive information of Cashalo users has been sold on the dark web, NPC said on Tuesday.The National Privacy Commission (NPC) on Tuesday warned of possible data breaches in connection with the "Cashalo" loan application, with details of its 3.3...

Transport for NSW confirms data theft in Accellion breach

Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW) has confirmed it will be affected by the cyberattack on the Accellion-run file transfer system.The Accellion system has been widely used to distribute and store files by organizations around the world, including NSW...

SolarWinds hackers downloaded Azure, Exchange, and Intune source code says Microsoft

Microsoft's security team said today it had officially completed its SolarWinds-related criminal investigation and found no evidence that hackers were abusing its internal systems or legal products to assault and attack end-users and business customers.Microsoft says it has completed...

Polish game developer CD Projekt Red suffers a ransomware attack

Polish game developer CD Projekt Red, the maker of games such as Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher series, disclosed today a ransomware attack.Game companies behind Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher become the victim of a ransomware attack.In a message...

SitePoint, a Webdev tutorials site, discloses data breach

The SitePoint web developers community has disclosed a data breach after one million user credentials were sold on a forum, eventually leaked for free in hacker forum.SitePoint is a website launched in 1999 that offers content and a community...

SonicWall firewall maker hacked Via Zero-Day Flaw in its products

SonicWall, who built the communications equipment, said on Friday night, he was investigating a security breach of his internal network after discovering what he described as a "sophisticated attack."SonicWall has issued an emergency security alert about threat actors using...

Ongoing ransomware attack leaves systems badly affected, says Scottish Environmental Regulator

About a month after the first attack, the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) systems remained offline - and stolen information from the organization was leaked by hackers.The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has warned that it may take "significant...

The third malware Strain detected in SolarWinds supply chain attack

Security investigators have found another type of malware used by Russian attackers to loosen SolarWinds.CrowdStrike, one of two security firms investigating the burglary, sheds light on how hackers disrupted the SolarWinds Orion application building process.Cyber-security company CrowdStrike, one of...

Months after cyber-attack, Stolen Data from London Council Published Online By hackers

The Information that was stolen has been published on the darknet.Sensitive data stolen from Hackney Council in the UK has allegedly been published online, three months following the ransomware attack on the local authority that took place last year.Hackney...

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Unified endpoint management automation software to boost endpoint security

Endpoints are constantly connected to the internet, so they offer a gateway for cyberattacks. Endpoint security is simply the process...

Attackers Using Morse Code in phishing campaign to Evade Detection

Microsoft on Thursday revealed the techniques used by attackers to avoid detection using morse code in the phishing campaign.Microsoft also revealed the workings of...

Murata Manufacturing suffers data breach of employees and customer

Japanese electronic components manufacturer Murata has released an apology Notice for the data breach of thousands of files in June that contained bank account...

Everything about Signalling System 7(SS7)

Signaling System 7 (SS7) is an international telecommunication protocol standard that controls and regulates the network elements in a public switched telephone network (PSTN)....

Zimbra flaw lets attackers access the mail servers

Researchers discovered a flaw in the open-source Zimbra code. As a result, an attacker would gain unrestricted access to all sent and received emails...